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archive review originally posted on the losing today site c. 2003/4 …. NICK DRAKE MADE TO LOVE MAGIC (Island) Those doubting the merits or unfamiliar with the work of Nick Drake would be best checking out ‘Magic’, for sheer touching … Continue reading

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grace jones

And talking of Grace Jones – a mere mention a little while ago – news of an expanded set arriving out of Island, June time, a colossal 4lp revisiting of ‘warm leatherette’ – the album that not only paved the … Continue reading

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grace jones

Few sounded like Grace Jones way back in 1981. In fact for all the shifts, styles and sound mutations at work altering the listening landscapes (changes still felt and as relevant today in so much as were most of takes … Continue reading

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the rails

Just pulled this from a face book posting. If there’s one record you need in your life right now, its this. Seems that Island records where of the same mind for so impressed where they that they’ve graced its limited … Continue reading

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